Fixed broadband subscriptions

number, 1998–2020

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    1998 Ranking
    1. United States 705,900.00
    2. Canada 140,000.00
    3. Netherlands 75,500.00
    4. Japan 32,000.00
    5. South Korea 14,000.00
    6. France 13,464.00
    7. Hong Kong 11,000.00
    8. Belgium 10,924.00
    9. Singapore 10,000.00
    10. Brazil 1,000.00
    2020 Ranking
    1. China 483,550,000.00
    2. United States 120,531,000.00
    3. Japan 43,633,244.00
    4. Brazil 36,344,670.00
    5. Germany 36,040,739.00
    6. Russia 33,872,758.00
    7. France 30,627,000.00
    8. United Kingdom 27,490,258.00
    9. South Korea 22,330,182.00
    10. India 22,290,000.00
    11. Mexico 21,206,911.00
    12. Italy 17,855,620.00
    13. Turkey 16,734,853.00
    14. Vietnam 16,699,249.00
    15. Spain 15,850,358.00
    16. Canada 15,776,602.00
    17. Thailand 11,599,513.00
    18. Indonesia 10,713,107.00
    19. Argentina 9,571,562.00
    20. Iran 9,564,195.00
    21. Bangladesh 9,521,970.00
    22. Egypt 9,349,469.00
    23. Australia 8,937,550.00
    24. Poland 8,212,601.00
    25. Saudi Arabia 7,890,261.00
    26. Ukraine 7,769,401.00
    27. Colombia 7,764,772.00
    28. Netherlands 7,525,016.00
    29. Romania 5,685,000.00
    30. Iraq 5,453,799.00
    31. Uzbekistan 4,820,009.00
    32. Belgium 4,734,210.00
    33. Greece 4,257,026.00
    34. Portugal 4,160,895.00
    35. Sweden 4,101,078.00
    36. Switzerland 4,023,000.00
    37. Czech Republic 3,802,644.00
    38. Algeria 3,790,459.00
    39. Chile 3,751,227.00
    40. Malaysia 3,358,800.00
    41. Hungary 3,265,308.00
    42. Belarus 3,255,552.00
    43. United Arab Emirates 3,245,123.00
    44. Hong Kong 2,871,081.00
    45. Kazakhstan 2,616,500.00
    46. Austria 2,606,000.00
    47. Israel 2,602,079.00
    48. Denmark 2,571,736.00
    49. Pakistan 2,423,057.00
    50. Venezuela 2,407,187.00
    51. Norway 2,387,661.00
    52. Ecuador 2,346,923.00
    53. Bulgaria 2,131,606.00
    54. Morocco 2,102,434.00
    55. Azerbaijan 1,995,474.00
    56. Sri Lanka 1,992,429.00
    57. Finland 1,846,000.00
    58. Serbia 1,724,392.00
    59. Slovakia 1,701,561.00
    60. Syria 1,548,100.00
    61. Singapore 1,517,600.00
    62. Ireland 1,516,252.00
    63. Tunisia 1,334,551.00
    64. South Africa 1,303,057.00
    65. Tanzania 1,084,698.00
    66. Dominican Republic 1,031,858.00
    67. Croatia 1,030,973.00
    68. Georgia 997,785.00
    69. Costa Rica 992,725.00
    70. Bolivia 931,918.00
    71. Lithuania 796,814.00
    72. Bosnia and Herzegovina 770,624.00
    73. Moldova 719,001.00
    74. Cameroon 713,845.00
    75. Kenya 674,191.00
    76. Puerto Rico 671,284.00
    77. Slovenia 651,604.00
    78. Jordan 625,657.00
    79. Panama 562,413.00
    80. Oman 508,949.00
    81. Albania 508,937.00
    82. Latvia 503,804.00
    83. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 462,476.00
    84. Lebanon 432,070.00
    85. Armenia 430,407.00
    86. Estonia 415,610.00
    87. Honduras 396,454.00
    88. Jamaica 385,603.00
    89. Trinidad and Tobago 375,990.00
    90. West Bank and Gaza 373,050.00
    91. Cyprus 332,080.00
    92. Mauritius 322,100.00
    93. Mongolia 307,166.00
    94. Qatar 296,126.00
    95. Nicaragua 290,351.00
    96. Ivory Coast 260,097.00
    97. Mali 243,806.00
    98. Luxembourg 235,155.00
    99. Cuba 231,654.00
    100. Angola 230,610.00
    101. Malta 213,419.00
    102. Zimbabwe 203,461.00
    103. Montenegro 184,176.00
    104. Senegal 177,363.00
    105. Bahrain 148,595.00
    106. Iceland 141,816.00
    107. Suriname 92,270.00
    108. Zambia 82,317.00
    109. Ghana 78,371.00
    110. Kuwait 73,948.00
    111. Botswana 71,898.00
    112. Brunei 71,078.00
    113. Namibia 71,063.00
    114. Nigeria 65,313.00
    115. Maldives 63,685.00
    116. Togo 52,706.00
    117. Gabon 44,607.00
    118. Seychelles 34,966.00
    119. Uganda 34,596.00
    120. Benin 29,981.00
    121. Sudan 28,782.00
    122. Afghanistan 26,570.00
    123. Djibouti 25,053.00
    124. Cape Verde 24,839.00
    125. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 24,494.00
    126. Monaco 20,877.00
    127. Mauritania 19,246.00
    128. Faroe Islands 18,443.00
    129. Liechtenstein 18,063.00
    130. Rwanda 17,685.00
    131. Burkina Faso 13,979.00
    132. Malawi 12,255.00
    133. British Virgin Islands 6,738.00
    134. Lesotho 5,060.00
    135. Burundi 4,230.00
    136. Bhutan 3,139.00
    137. Vanuatu 2,785.00
    138. Saint Thomas and Principe 2,512.00
    139. Guinea Bissau 2,383.00
    140. Comoros 912.00
    141. Kiribati 185.00
    142. Timor Leste 75.00

    Fixed broadband subscriptions refers to fixed subscriptions to high-speed access to the public Internet (a TCP/IP connection), at downstream speeds equal to, or greater than, 256 kbit/s. This includes cable modem, DSL, fiber-to-the-home/building, other fixed (wired)-broadband subscriptions, satellite broadband and terrestrial fixed wireless broadband. This total is measured irrespective of the method of payment. It excludes subscriptions that have access to data communications (including the Internet) via mobile-cellular networks. It should include fixed WiMAX and any other fixed wireless technologies. It includes both residential subscriptions and subscriptions for organizations.

    Source: World Bank